MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.74% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive75.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7972
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 19:47
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 381
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 398
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 611
MC Float 686
MC Mixed 649
97% 649 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 3693) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
6.74% Terrible
Lighting 19.5
Reflection 17.6
Parallax 27.2
7% 21.4 fps
MRender 9.2
Gravity 20.9
Splatting 15.9
7% 15.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.74%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$268
579GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.6% Very good
Read 482
Write 296
Mixed 338
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 22.4
113% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.2
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 15.3
38% 75.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
533GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 143
Write 151
Mixed 137
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.39
4K Mixed 0.36
137% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$141
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.6
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 24
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) Builds (Compare 1,883 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $683
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